Dr. Kari Brodin


  Professor of Bible and Biblical Languages


  •            B.A. Seattle Pacific University, 1982
  •            M.A. Fuller Theological Seminary
  •            Ph.D. Fuller Theological Seminary, 2000




“Athletic Exemplars in the New Testament and Early Christian Martyrological Literature” (unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, 2000)


My sister Kristi teaches and is the Director of Athletics at the college, and our brothers Greg and Doug and their families live in western Washington as well. My mother, LaVerne, lives in Tumwater, and we visit her every weekend.


Sports, music, reading, Bible Quiz coaching.

Recommended Reading:

How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth, Gordon Fee and Douglas Stuart
Daughters of the Church, Ruth Tucker and Walter Liefeld
Paul, Apostle of the Heart Set Free, F. F. Bruce
Paul, the Spirit, and the People of God, Gordon Fee
New Testament Theology, G. B. Caird
New Testament History, F. F. Bruce
Paul, Women & Wives, Craig Keener
Using New Testament Greek in Ministry, David Alan Black
The Justification of Religious Belief, Basil Mitchell
The Screwtape Letters, C. S. Lewis
An Evangelical Nightmare: A ‘Parabllegory’ on Finding the Will of God, Dan Pecota
What’s So Amazing about Grace, Philip Yancey
The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, J. R. R. Tolkien
Persuasion, Jane Austen
Bleak House, Charles Dickens